Lorena Bernal is an actress and model who was named Miss Spain in 1999 at the age of 17. She holds dual-citizenship in her birthplace of Argentina, and Spain, where she moved at the age of one. Her Spanish husband, Mikel Arteta, plays football for Arsenal FC in London, England. The couple had their first child, Gabriel, on June 8th 2009.
Bernal appeared in one episode of the television show Chuck as an international arms dealer. She also appeared in CSI: Miami as a nanny named Mia in the episode "My Nanny.", and in the films Stiletto, The Deal, and Clean Break. Lorena said "I return to work when Mikel finish his career in football". At that point, the family is rumored to move to Los Angeles, California.